APIL Personal Injury: Law, Practice and Precedents Service
Designed and written by leading claimant lawyers, is a comprehensive and practical reference work dealing with every aspect of personal injury practice.
Why should you subscribe to APIL Personal Injury: Law, Practice and Precedents
Designed and written by leading claimant lawyers, APIL Personal Injury Law, Practice and Precedents, available in print or as part of LexisLibrary, is a comprehensive and practical reference work dealing with every aspect of personal injury practice. Combining authoritative commentary, expertly drafted precedents and other key materials, it is the ideal resource for all claimant lawyers.
What is included:
Leading practitioners provide detailed and practical analysis on the basis of liability for each of the major types of personal injury actions, together with a thorough examination of the law relating to limitation, damages, funding and costs. The practice and procedure relating to PI claims is dealt with comprehensively and with particular emphasis placed on the needs of claimant lawyers.
- Legislation and Procedure
Over 60 key statutes and statutory instruments as well as extracts from the Civil Procedure Rules.
Expertly drafted precedents including over 70 model letters, 40 pleadings, draft applications, and model schedules of loss are provided.
The full text of the Criminal Injuries Compensation Agreement 2008 and both the Untraced and Uninsured Drivers? Agreements are reproduced, together with the text of the Highway Code.
- Quantum materials
Key materials such as the Ogden Tables and JSB Guidelines are included, as well as key statistics and calculations such as Multipliers for Periodic Loss, Interim Life Tables, Earnings, Interest, Prices, Income Tax and NI, Social Security Benefits, Court of Protection Fees, Motoring Costs, Fostering Costs, Nursing Costs and many more.
- Funding and Costs
Model CFA agreements, Solicitors Regulation Authority materials, model risk assessments, court forms and APIL/PIBA 6.
Richard Baker, Barrister, 7BR; Sana Bibi, Partner, Anthony Gold; Ben Bradley, Barrister, Outer Temple Chambers; Richard Copnall, Barrister, Park Lane Plowden Chambers; Richard Cropper, IFO, Personal Financial Planning; Robert Dickason, Barrister, Outer Temple Chambers; Sarah Edwards, Barrister, Seven Bedford Row; Katherine Fudakowski, Barrister, Old Square Chambers; Elizabeth-Anne Gumbel QC, 1 Crown Office Row; Ian Gunn, Director, Personal Financial Planning Limited; Nick Hanning, Consultant, Anthony Gold; Mark Harvey, Partner and Head of Claimant Division, Hugh James; Rose Harvey-Sullivan, Seven Bedford Row; Michael Imperato, Watkins & Gunn; Jerard Knott, Head of Medical Negligence & Serious Injury, Curtis Law Solicitors; Harry Lambert, Barrister, Crown Office Chambers; Christopher Limb, Barrister, 18 St John Street Chambers; Isabel McArdle, 1 Crown Office Row; Fran McDonald, Barrister, Old Square Chambers; John McQuater, Head of Personal Injury, Atherton Godfrey; Jan Markland, Partner, Augustines Injury Law; David Myhill, Barrister, Crown Office Chambers; Daniel Neill, Barrister, Guildhall Chambers; James Robottom, Seven Bedford Row; Ben Rodgers, Barrister, 9 Gough Square; Amy Rollings, Barrister, Nine St John Street Adam Samuel, Barrister, Old Square Chambers; Arti Shah, Associate, Fieldfisher LLP; John Snell, Barrister, Guildhall Chambers; Abigail Stamp, Barrister, Guildhall Chambers; Catriona Stirling, Barrister, Cloisters; Matthew Stockwell, Barrister, Exchange Chambers; Tim Wallis, Mediator and Solicitor, Trust Mediation and Expedite Resolution; Marcus Weatherby, Partner, Pattinson & Brewer; Adam Weitzman QC,Seven Bedford Row; James Weston, Seven Bedford Row; Andrew Wilson, Solicitor and Legal Consultant
Table of contents
Issue 58, March 2020Issue 58 contains amendments to Divisions A, B, C, D, E and J as follows:
- Division A (Law and Liability) – Section A7 (Psychological Injuries), Section A8 (Product Liability), Section A11 (Actions Against the Police) and Section A14 (Employment Law and Personal Injury Law).
- Division B (Limitation) – Section B3 (Limitation Periods Longer than Three Years), Section B6 (Date of Knowledge), Section B7 (Applications under Limitation Act 1980, s 33) and Section B8 (Amendment of Parties after Issue).
- Division C (Damages) – Section C6 (Nursing Care) and Section C21 (Investment).
- Division D (Funding) – Section D1 (The Retainer), Section D3 (Conditional Fee Agreements), Section D5 (After the Event Insurance) and Section D6 (Contingency Fees).
- Division E (Costs) – Section E1 (Making Personal Injury Work Profitable), Section E4 (Hourly Rates), Section E6 (Estimates, Budgets and Caps), Section E7 (Fixed Recoverable Costs), Section E8 (Payments on Account of Costs) and Section E9 (Assessments).
- Division J (Quantum Facts and Figures) – Section J1 (The Judicial College Guidelines) – the fifteenth edition of the Judicial College Guidelines is included.
Explanation of the work
LAW AND LIABILITY
RUNNING THE CASE
QUANTUM FACTS AND FIGURES
FILING RECORD CARD